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At TechCrunch's Disrupt NY, Siri creator Dag Kittlaus performed the first public demo of Siri's new cousin, Viv. Kittlaus described the brains of Viv as "software that's writing itself", which is a pretty bold statement with some implications that call to mind the dreariest of Skynet dystopias. But what exactly makes it any better than Siri?

Although you might associate Siri with Apple, that particular pocket assistant wasn't born in Cupertino. In fact, Siri was an independent app before its acquisition by Apple in 2010, and now its founders are back with a new and improved version, "Viv".